Tag: rōmaji

24 Why are police boxes labeled Koban (in roman letters) in Japan? 2018-08-20T23:36:09.683

20 How to pronounce the English alphabet? (A, B, C, ...) 2016-07-15T05:19:44.883

19 Why is English "ka" and "ca" sometimes rendered as キャ (kya) instead of カ (ka)? 2012-03-20T13:33:11.510

19 What is the more common pronunciation for the r­ōmaji letter Z in Japanese? 2012-07-02T02:45:47.597

15 Standard mathematical operations, expressed in Japanese 2018-03-01T02:41:03.410

14 What are the advantages/disadvantages of writing in romaji instead of in kanji and kana? 2011-06-01T22:44:57.443

14 What is the difference between tori vs. dori? 2011-06-08T16:15:23.987

12 Are numbers part of romaji? (i.e. 1, 2, 3 vs 一二三) 2012-08-31T02:56:15.127

11 Are foreign personal names usually written in katakana rather than Romaji? 2011-09-04T00:45:18.850

11 Does a small tsu double all consonants? 2017-01-05T08:15:57.683

10 Legal characters for first names include: hiragana, katakana, jinmeiyo and joyo kanji. What about latin letters? 2013-05-21T22:49:14.243

10 Why is D written as Đ in Japanese handwriting? 2017-05-09T16:28:13.477

10 Difference between yamero and yamete 2017-07-16T17:48:28.250

9 How does one transcribe the romaji "ō"? 2011-12-08T18:11:00.517

9 When did LOC adopt modified Hepburn? 2014-09-14T17:18:55.850

9 How to differentiate between んい and に in romaji? 2016-08-21T17:58:03.937

9 Long O — when is it OU and when OO? 2017-02-15T17:10:35.317

9 Was 術 (as in 柔術) ever pronounced jitsu? 2019-06-25T19:51:33.763

7 What romanization scheme is used by programmers? 2011-10-03T06:58:08.190

7 Why is the Hepburn system of romanization generally used over the Nihon-shiki system? 2012-01-17T17:56:50.167

7 What does it mean to write wasei-eigo and gairaigo in Romaji? 2014-04-14T17:29:16.920

7 How would one go about romanizing Aynu Itak? 2016-10-25T12:22:56.303

6 How to form the "chi" sound, and others? 2012-07-12T14:43:06.000

6 How is determined whether a sound should be romanized into an L versus an R? 2013-01-17T15:17:04.183

6 Japanese language "compression ratio" 2013-10-16T19:01:37.303

6 Rosetta Stone uses は instead of わ 2014-03-22T05:39:14.960

6 Is there any Japanese language reason why Google Maps hyphenates some names and not others? 2016-08-28T08:07:42.220

6 Romanization of じ and ジ with ji and zi 2017-06-07T23:58:56.173

6 Is the first supposed invention of romaji in 1548 by a Japanese Catholic called Yajiro fact or fiction? 2020-02-14T16:29:04.027

5 What does this person mean by "doryo" in this context? 2014-04-09T20:13:49.907

5 When romanizing a Japanese title, which words should be capitalized? 2014-08-08T17:45:01.203

5 Why do people romanize 新聞 as "Shimbun"? 2017-10-23T00:26:41.993

5 Is it possible to algorithmically convert Japanese text to Romaji? 2018-02-14T02:49:34.863

5 Is rōmaji actually used in Japan? 2018-10-28T02:29:33.710

4 へうげもの - Hyouge Mono? 2013-04-04T17:26:06.107

4 Which romanization system should I use in my word game? 2013-05-05T18:30:28.777

4 Why are し/ち transliterated as 'shi'/'chi', and not 'si'/'ti'? 2014-12-08T13:32:04.650

4 What type of romanization is "Hatchōbori"? 2014-12-08T15:29:55.763

4 What is the correct way to romanize ッジ? 2016-03-02T13:08:47.547

4 Why is a foreign person's middle initial written in romaji instead of katakana? 2017-01-11T19:00:26.393

3 The stylistic use of romaji for the particle "de" 2012-06-12T12:03:41.150

3 "Yon" vs. "Shi" in school names 2015-10-29T22:47:51.397

3 Correct romanization for ベオウルフ (Beowulf) and the use of ō 2016-02-11T18:59:37.717

3 Romanization of kanji compounds: when are spaces used? 2016-03-09T19:12:11.593

3 Is the stroke order native Japanese speakers use for romaji different to those of native English speakers? 2016-05-01T01:57:59.233

3 The use of ô versus ō in rōmaji 2017-03-01T05:58:20.420

3 Is ii or ī more common in rōmaji? 2018-08-05T05:47:33.127

3 How Dakuten works with Romaji? 2018-10-10T11:31:20.363

3 Kanjis to Romajis first letter 2018-11-08T11:28:35.920

3 What does hoi mean? 2019-04-25T14:06:29.307

3 What does one call words or phrases that cannot be or rarely refered to with kanji 2019-07-16T15:40:32.400

2 What is the correct romanization of イー? 2013-02-13T06:58:26.977

2 What loan words have a Hepburn romanization that matches the spelling of the original language? 2013-11-27T00:16:36.007

2 Improved romanisation of Katakana 2014-05-13T13:35:42.230

2 Mixture of romaji and hiragana in NHK "Meet and Speak" 2015-04-18T04:10:15.310

2 Has the average native Japanese speaker heard of Hepburn romaji? 2015-08-12T22:20:01.090

2 Learning, where to start? 2015-08-15T16:10:31.840

2 About the surname Yos(h)ida 2015-12-17T20:22:18.110

2 In romaji is it okosan or oko-san? 2016-10-20T06:39:29.630

2 Converting を from Hiragana to Romaji 2017-03-20T15:44:55.820

2 Why is じどうしゃ (jidoushiya), jidōsha instead? 2017-07-11T22:46:39.817

2 Hiragana - Long vowel e (ei or ee) 2017-09-07T20:56:49.533

2 Reversed S in Japanese transliteration 2018-06-08T16:21:21.753

2 Are 0, 1, 2, 3, 4....... also considered Romaji? 2019-08-07T14:47:19.620

2 Romanizations of Japanese using consonant diacritics? 2019-08-20T10:33:38.860

2 How have writers in English spelled うん? 2020-01-07T09:40:30.147

1 How can I translate Romaji text to English? 2012-06-19T14:57:50.427

1 Using "ha" instead of "wa" with QWERTY keyboards 2012-09-03T17:22:01.703

1 What does "zurusona" mean? 2015-07-12T01:27:51.803

1 Introducing yourself in Japanese when you have a Roman name? 2016-01-25T07:36:57.563

1 How do you spell half demon (like Inuyasha) han'yo, hanyo or hanyou? 2016-06-24T13:50:32.000

1 Is きっさてん one or two words in romaji? 2016-09-03T07:45:02.457

1 How do I convert ちょうしょく to rōmaji with the modified Hepburn system? 2016-09-03T09:57:45.860

1 Jumbichū or Junbichū for じゅんびちゅう, Konban wa or Komban wa for こんばんは? 2016-10-10T13:15:29.390

1 Kohsuke or Kosuke? 2016-10-17T16:22:20.717

1 How can I write "tchi" 2016-12-01T12:20:08.167

1 In romaji, is りょう spelled 'ryou' or 'ryoo'? 2017-08-05T01:52:19.120

1 Correct spelling of "Gemu Otaku" 2018-08-20T18:05:39.397

1 On hiragana, romaji and pronunciation 2018-11-22T05:11:29.837

1 What is the correct romaji/kanji for a phrase that sounds like “fui cabaru” 2019-01-05T01:29:23.320

0 matcha versus maccha 2015-04-21T05:13:03.853

0 How is Y森飯ルド romanized? 2016-10-22T16:40:11.240

0 How to write 日付 in romaji? 2018-04-17T07:07:04.697

0 How do Japanese people use ️-substitution, if at all? 2018-10-31T18:11:00.070

0 Writing conventions / pronounciations for words with っ 2019-05-25T14:57:09.890

0 Romaji and Hiragana seem to disagree 2019-11-18T04:06:21.177